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post #4 of (permalink) Old 11-14-2012, 04:35 PM
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Originally Posted by aokashi View Post
WellI can only guess that you have a very malnourished tank...

you should also pull those anubias up a bit so the rhizomes sits above the substrate...

crypt melting is rather normal when first planting, if all is well, they will grow new submersed leaves. as for the amazon swords, they probably need a root tab...
Couldn't have said it better, your anubias are sitting too deep in the substrate. Leaving it too deep in the substrate will cause the anubia roots to rot. Good luck!
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